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Arinaga ratings
Quality on a good day: 4.0
Consistency of Surf: 3.5
Difficulty Level: 4.0
Wind and Kite Surfing: 3.0
Crowds: 3.0

Overall: 3.5

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Arinaga Spot ID

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Type: reef

Reliability: fairly consistent

Best: Swell N | Wind W

Sea Temperature Today is: 21.6 °C

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Friday, 16 November 2018, 16:36 Local time
Friday 16Sat
Wave (m) 1.9
Period (s) 14 14 14 14
Wind (km/h) 5
SSE 15
SSE 15
SSE 20
Wind State glass cross cross cross-

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Arinaga in Gran Canaria is a sheltered reef break that has reasonably consistent surf. Autumn and winter are the optimum times of year for waves. The best wind direction is from the west. Most of the surf here comes from groundswells and the optimum swell angle is from the north. There is a left hand reef break. Best around low tide. When the surf is up, crowds are likely Watch out for rips, crowds and rocks.

Azores Portugal wave energy surf 12 hr forecast

Forecast Wave Energy (Power): 12hrs

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Air temperature
22.4 °C

Current weather near Arinaga

Overall Arinaga Surf Consistency and Wind Distribution in November

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Town and city forecasts close to Arinaga:

  • Closest city location
    Aguimes (Spain)
    5 mi
  • Second closest city location
    Ingenio (Spain)
    6 mi
  • Third closest city location
    Santa Lucia (Spain)
    10 mi
  • Fourth closest city location
    Telde (Spain)
    11 mi
  • Fifth closest city location
    12 mi


  • The closest passenger airport to Arinaga is Gran Canaria Airport (LPA) in Canary Islands, 9 km (6 miles) away (directly).
  • The second nearest airport to Arinaga is Tenerife Norte Airport (TFN), also in Canary Islands, 117 km (73 miles) away.
  • Third is Tenerife Sur Airport (TFS) in Canary Islands, 118 km (73 miles) away.
  • Fuerteventura Airport (FUE) in Canary Islands is 164 km (102 miles) away.
  • Lanzarote (Lanzerote) Airport (ACE), also in Canary Islands is the fifth nearest airport to Arinaga and is 213 km (132 miles) away.
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This is the Surf-Forecast page for Arinaga, Gran Canaria. Use the tab navigation above to view Arinaga sea temperature, Arinaga photographs, Arinaga detailed swell predictions, wind and weather forecasts, Arinaga webcams, current wind from Gran Canaria live weather stations and Arinaga tide predictions. The Spain (Africa) swell maps link will open up the big picture showing Spain (Africa) and the surrounding seas. These swell maps can be animated to show the different swell components, wave energy, wave period, wave heights, together with wind and weather forecasts, current weather and sea state observations from Spain (Africa) wave-buoys, passing ships and coastal weather stations. Each of the forecast pages for this surf break feature a global and regional wavefinder tool to locate the best surf conditions in the area around Arinaga.